Explore from This Hotel near Downtown Champaign
The Country Inn & Suites Champaign puts guests near numerous attractions in central Illinois. Explore the skies and the solar system with the whole family at the William M. Staerkel Planetarium or enjoy an educational day at the John Phillip Sousa Library and Museum. Other nearby points of interest include Lake of the Woods Park, the University of Illinois, Champaign County Historical Museum and Market Place Mall. The hotel also is near downtown Champaign, where you can find plenty of dining, shopping and entertainment opportunities. At the end of the day, find all you need and more to rest and recharge at the Country Inn & Suites.
Experience the following attractions near the hotel:
Additional attractions include:
- Champaign County Historical Museum (2.4 miles)
Explore the legacy of Champaign County in historical displays at this museum, housed in one of the city's oldest commercial buildings, the Cattle Bank.
Phone: +1 (217) 356-1010
- Curtis Orchard & Pumpkin Patch (7.4 miles)
For an enjoyable day outdoors, check out this family-favorite attraction, where you can stroll the grounds and pick your own apples, pumpkins and peaches. While there, enjoy a snack at the Flying Monkey Cafe and Bakery.
Phone: +1 (217) 359-5565
- John Philip Sousa Library and Museum (3.4 miles)
Music enthusiasts will appreciate a visit to this unique museum in Champaign, which houses 75% of the musical scores written by John Philip Sousa and many of his personal items.
Phone: +1 (217) 244-9309
- Market Place Mall (0.6 miles)
It's easy to spend the entire day here, where in addition to plenty of shopping, there's a carousel, an indoor playground and 10 restaurants to keep everyone in your party entertained.
Phone: +1 (217) 356-2700
- Orpheum Children's Science Museum (1.8 miles)
For interactive fun with your children, visit this hands-on museum for an enjoyable and educational experience.
Phone: +1 (217) 352-5895
- University of Illinois (2.1 miles)
Since 1867 the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has been providing students with excellent quality education in 16 different locations. While you're here, visit the campus library, Krannert Art Museum, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, Japan House and Arboretum and the Afro-American, Asian- American and Native American cultural centers.
Phone: +1 (217) 333-1000
- William M. Staerkel Planetarium (2.6 miles)
For an engaging and educational activity you can enjoy alongside your children, stop in at this attraction, where you can participate in a Solar System Safari, gaze upon the open Prairie Skies, or follow the Pawnee Native American Nation who built their culture around the stars.
Phone: +1 (217) 351-2446